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[audio]Habitable Planets -- Groks Science Show 2010-05-19 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The search for habitable planets outside the solar system has been aided by advanced detection methods. What are the prospects for finding life outside the solar system? On this program, James Kasting discussed how to find a habitable planet.
Keywords: science, astronomy, astrobiology, SETI, groks
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[audio]Hacking the XBox -- Groks Science Show 2003-09-10 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The Xbox is a popular gaming console that when reduced to its bare elements is simply a graphics-enabled PC. This show featured a discussion of the technical and legal aspects to reverse engineering the Xbox.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 3,640
[audio]Halting the Hackers -- Groks Science Show 2002-11-13 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Computer hackers compromise the security of information stored on computers. This show featured a discussion of methods to prevent hackers from attacking a computer.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 4,520
[audio]Haphazard Minds -- Groks Science Show 2008-07-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The human brain is capable of remarkable tasks. But surprisingly, it is not optimally designed for solving most problems. On this program, Prof. Gary Marcus discussed how the brain is like a kluge.
Keywords: science; kluge; evolution; neuroscience
Downloads: 6,136
[audio]Happiness -- Groks Science Show 2008-11-19 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Happiness is a state that most people try to achieve, but which often seems elusive. How can science inform our understanding of the pursuit of happiness? On this program, Prof. Ed Diener discussed the science of happiness.
Keywords: science; happiness; psychology; cognitive neuroscience
Downloads: 5,882
[audio]Happy Science -- Groks Science Show 2006-08-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Happiness as a state of being often defies attempts to attain it, leading most on an ever elusive quest. On this program, Dr. Matthieu Ricard, biochemist and Buddhist monk translator for the Dalai Lama, discussed the science of happiness.
Keywords: science; happiness
Downloads: 4,258
[audio]Harald Welte @ WOS 3 - Audio - WOS3 StreamTeam
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Copyrights Harald Welte Free Software Author & netfilter core team, Berlin
Keywords: Wizards of OS 3
Downloads: 1,500
[movies]Harald Welte @ WOS 3 - Video - WOS3 StreamTeam
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Copyrights Harald Welte Free Software Author & netfilter core team, Berlin
Keywords: free software; free content; free infrastructure
Downloads: 666
[audio]Health Care Data -- Groks Science Show 2014-07-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Health care data is increasingly vulnerable to hackers.  On this episode, Paul Oster discussed protecting health care data.
Keywords: science; health; data; groks
Downloads: 1,058
[audio]Health Care Reform -- Groks Science Show 2012-02-01 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The Affordable Care Act continues to spur debate and confusion. What are the consequences of the health care reform act? On this program, Prof. Jonathan Gruber discussed health care reform.
Keywords: science; health care; affordable care act; groks
Downloads: 2,500
[audio]Healthy Chocolate and Blackjack -- Groks Science Show 2004-12-01 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
While the holiday season offers many temptations for ruining an otherwise healthy diet, chocolate may be a gulity pleasure with unexpected health benefits. Also on this program, we discussed the secret to beating the casino at Blackjack.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 5,495
[audio]Healthy Valentine -- Groks Science Show 2002-02-13 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
A healthy diet and exercise is essential to long life, prosperity, and even love. This show offered tips for celebrating a healthy Valentine's Day.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 311
[audio]Heart Depression -- Groks Science Show 2007-09-26 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Heart disease and depression seem like unrelated ailments. However, new research is finding that the occurrence of one can result in the manifestation of the other. On this program, Dr. Lawson Wulsin discussed the link between heart disease and depression.
Keywords: science; heart disease; depression
Downloads: 6,550
[audio]Heart Healthy Diet -- Groks Science Show 2005-03-09 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Heart disease is currently the number one killer of women, but few know about this risk to their health. On this program, Dr. Arthur Agatston, author of the South Beach Diet, discussed preventing heart disease.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 5,114
[audio]Heavenly Intrigue -- Groks Science Show 2005-08-24 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The physical laws governing planetary motion were first defined by Johannes Kepler using the data of Tyco Brahe. On this program, Joshua and Anne-Lee Gilder discussed this discovery and the controversy surrounding it.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 3,720
[audio]Heaveny Physics -- Groks Science Show 2011-10-12 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Modern physics may seem remote from our daily lives, yet the discoveries in the field have the potential to change how we view the world. On this program, Lisa Randall discussed how discoveries in modern physics shape the world around us.
Keywords: science; quantum mechanics; cosmology; physics; groks
Downloads: 3,164
[audio]Heiferman and Seiger - Meetup.com [DigiDemo 2004] - Heiferman and Seiger
Strategists from the Dean campaign note that Meetup and other tools for "on the ground" organizing have been even more important to their success than blogging. Scott Heiferman, founder of Meetup.com, will explain how meetup works, and how it can be used to set up face-to-face meetings for your own local volunteers. Jonah Seiger is Visitng Fellow, Institute for Politics, Democracy & the Internet at George Washington University...
Keywords: Digital Democracy 2004; Conference Proceedings
Downloads: 251
[audio]Helen Greiner: Robots - Saving Money, Time and Lives [ETCON2004] - Helen Greiner
Robotic technology saves time, money, and lives -- and is the next big growth market. iRobot's PackBots have inspected caves in Operation Enduring Freedom and cleared buildings in operation Iraqi Freedom, reducing the risk to our soldiers. One iRobot creation, the pyramid rover, has explored ancient tunnels in the Great Pyramid of Egypt where no one had been in 5000 years. The award-winning Roomba Robotic Floorvac, using iRobot's advanced navigation technology with virtually no human assistance,...
Keywords: Conference Proceedings; ETCON 2004
Downloads: 3,920
[audio]Helping oysters help us -- Groks Science Show 2013-06-19
Oysters face an ocean of difficulty but offer us a world of good. Dr. George Waldbusser joins us to discuss oysters and his work concerning the effects of ocean acidification on oyster development.
Keywords: Waldbusser; oyster; oysters; development; ocean acidification; acidification; hatchery; environment
Downloads: 1,661
[movies]Henry Lowood @ WOS 3 Video - WOS3 Stream Team
Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Open Archives: Games Henry Lowood, Curator for History of Science & Technology, Stanford University Libraries
Keywords: free software; free content; free infrastructure
Downloads: 149
[audio]Hepatitus B -- Groks Science Show 2002-07-03 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Hepatitus B is a diseases that has affected millions of individuals, and one where a cure was fortunately found. On this show, we interviewed the Nobel Laureate whose research led to the vaccine.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 179
[audio]Higgs Boson -- Groks Science Show 2012-07-11 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
What research paper has 2500 authors on it? The one for the Higgs Boson! Dr. Ian Hinchliffe talks about the science of this elusive particle and the enormous effort that went into detecting it.
Keywords: Higgs; boson; particle physics; groks; CERN; LHC; standard model
Downloads: 2,521
[audio]History of Astronomy -- Groks Science Show 2002-01-30 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Astronomy is a field that has a rich history that is sometimes lost in the context of the scientific descriptions that it gives. This show focused on some of that history of astronomy.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 378
[audio]History of the Brain -- Groks Science Show 2004-01-28 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The brain's role in controlling behavior is almost taken for granted, but the development of this idea may owe its existence to one seventeenth-century scientist, Dr. Thomas Willis.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 5,016
[audio]HIV Evolution -- Groks Science Show 2004-04-07 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
HIV is a pernicious blight on modern society, but one that may have an interesting evolutionary history. On this program, we discussed mathematical models of HIV infection with Prof. Montgomery Slatkin of U.C. Berkeley.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 3,565
[audio]Holistic Birding -- Groks Science Show 2008-07-16 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Observing birds in nature is a rapidly growing past time for many birding enthusiasts, which is especially rewarding when combined with a holistic approach. On this program, Ted Floyd discussed holistic birding.
Keywords: science; birding; ethology
Downloads: 6,051
[audio]Holy War -- Groks Science Show 2011-10-05 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The expedition of Vasco Da Gama are often overshadowed by that of Columbus. But, these voyages perhaps more than those of Columbus changed the course of history. On this program, Nigel Cliff discussed how Vasco Da Gama turned the tide in a centuries-old clash of civilizations.
Keywords: science; expedition; history; groks
Downloads: 2,797
[audio]Hot Math -- Groks Science Show 2010-09-08 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Math may often seem daunting and unapproachable, even for professional mathematicians. Luckily, math can also be viewed as hot and sexy. On this program, Danica McKellar discussed hot math.
Keywords: science; math; wonder years; groks
Downloads: 3,666
[audio]Hubble Telescope -- Groks Science Show 2003-06-11 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Astronomers are continuing to examine the early universe by exploring results from the Hubble telescope and other surveys. Time magazine science writer, Michael Lemonick, shared with us the most recent findings.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 3,602
[audio]Human Biology -- Groks Science Show 2009-06-17 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Although biologists have fact sheets for most organisms on the planet, the human has somehow escaped this treatment. On this program, Hannah Holmes discussed the biology of the well-dressed ape.
Keywords: science; biology; human; fact sheet; anthropology; groks
Downloads: 4,944
[audio]Human Cognition -- Groks Science Show 2008-10-15 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Although evolution has only recently led to the emergence of the human species, the capacities of the human brain may be unique in the animal kingdom. On this program, Prof. Michael Gazzaniga discussed the cognitive neuroscience of the human brain.
Keywords: science; neurobiology; cognitive neuroscience
Downloads: 5,961
[audio]Human-Machine Interface -- Groks Science Show 2004-03-03 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
The Macintosh computer recently celebrated its twentieth anniversary, but the history of this computer goes back a little further. On the program, Jef Raskin, creator of the Apple Macintosh, discussed the human-machine interface.
Downloads: 4,240
[audio]Humanistic Psychology -- Groks Science Show 2013-01-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
What are the roots of our current psychological notions of individuality and the inner self? On this program, Dr. Jessica Grogan discussed the history of humanistic psychology.
Keywords: science; psychology; humanism; holistic; groks
Downloads: 2,154
[audio]Hurricane Prediction -- Groks Science Show 2005-11-23 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
Weather forecasting may not be an exact science, but resources for encountering extreme weather changes have been around a long time. On this episode, Ryan Boone talked with Professor Garrison Sposito on the conditions leading to the recent hurricanes in North America and the government response.
Keywords: Science; weather; hurricanes
Downloads: 3,765
[audio]Hydrogen Fuel Systems -- Groks Science Show 2004-10-20 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling
With the growing scarcity of fossil fuels, alternative energy sources are actively being investigated. Currently, hydrogen based fuel systems have been heralded in the press as being the solution. But beyond the hype, the hydrogen economy faces critical challenges, which were explored on this weeks episode.
Keywords: Science
Downloads: 3,758
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